The seven-time Cup champion and driver of the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet is the only driver to win three times this year. He has 15 playoff points, second only to Martin Truex Jr.’s 20. In terms of regular season standings, Johnson is eighth in points.
Logano has one victory in his Team Penske Ford, but it doesn’t count toward playoff eligibility because it is an “encumbered” win. Logano has earned a single playoff point so far.
Matt Kenseth, 398
Ranked 11th in points right now, Kenseth has no victories in 2017 and is on the playoff bubble. The next first-time winner of the season would knock Kenseth out of the top-16 playoff seeds. The 2003 champion has one playoff point.
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Ryan Blaney, 376
The second-year Wood Brothers Racing driver would be the No. 5 playoff seed right now because he has eight playoff points, more than any other one-win driver. Blaney has 376 regular-season points, which ranks 13th.